Barack Obama

Duterte Dares CIA To "Oust" Him, Puts Joint Patrols With US On Hold

"You want to oust me? You want to use the CIA? Go ahead," Duterte said in a speech in his southern home town of Davao city, while railing against US President Barack Obama. The speech follows and accusation last month in which Duterte said the CIA was plotting to kill him, but gave no specifics. "Be my guest. I don't give a shit."

ISIS, Not Russia, Is The Enemy In Syria

Obama would be committing an impeachable act if he started shooting down Russian or Syrian planes over Syrian territory. He might also be putting us on the escalator to World War III.

Duterte Dares "Son Of A Bitch" Obama To "Withdraw Assistance", While His Popularity Soars

In his latest insult hirled at Barack Obama, Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte declared he would not bow to foreign pressure over his anti-drug campaign: “I do not expect the human rights [groups], I do not expect Obama, I do not expect the EU to understand me. Do not understand me. And if you think it’s high time for you guys to withdraw your assistance, go ahead. We will not beg for it.”

Frontrunning: October 6

  • Millions flee as Southeast U.S. braces for Hurricane Matthew (Reuters)
  • Hurricane Matthew Is a $15 Billion Threat Headed to Florida (BBG)
  • Three Risks to the Global Financial System as Debt Hits Record Levels (WSJ)
  • Deutsche Bank’s $14 Billion Scare (BBG)
  • Deutsche Bank Mismarked 37 Deals Like Paschi’s, Audit Says (BBG)
  • Monte Paschi Said to Plan Debt-Swap Deadline Before Italian Poll (BBG)

Why Are Billionaires Backing Hillary And Icing Trump?

No US Presidential candidate since William McKinley in 1896 has received as nearly-unanimous financial backing from America’s wealthiest 0.01% as Hillary Clinton. What William Jennings Bryan was to them in 1896, is what Donald John Trump is to them 120 years later in 2016.

Conflicts Of Interest

“I would have to consult my counsel, I’m not aware that that’s a conflict,”

Derailing The Trump Revolution

Do America’s reigning elites believe the Trump movement is but a passing phase? ... after which we can all get back to building the New World Order of Bush I and Barack Obama?

Philippine President Tells Obama "You Can Go To Hell, I Will Buy Weapons From Russia"

Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday told U.S. President Barack Obama to "go to hell" and said the United States had refused to sell some weapons to his country but he did not care because Russia and China were willing suppliers. He also lashed out at the EU advising it to "better choose purgatory. Hell is full already. Why should I be afraid of you?"